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Second Amendment Foundation

The Second Amendment Foundation

The Second Amendment Foundation is not a Johnny Come Lately organization jumping on the gun control bandwagon. In fact, SAF is the nation’s oldest, and largest, nonprofit 501(c)(3) foundation dedicated to research, publishing, education and legal defense of gun rights.

AMS Retriever Pro

Gearing Up for Bowfishing

Summer is just around the corner. As soon as the turkey woods start to cool, and Tommy Three Toes loses interest in the ladies, the weather should just be getting ripe for bowfishing. Never tried it before? Who cares? You get to shoot fish!

Magpul Industries logo

What Would the World be Like Without Magpul and PMAG 30s?

If a few lawmakers in Colorado get their way, we could be forced to find out. In their zeal to jump on the anti-gun agenda, lawmakers in Colorado have proposed banning the sale or manufacture of high-capacity magazines. The law would go well beyond Colorado’s borders by banning the manufacture of products to be sold out-of-state.

Chris Kyle American Sniper

The Loss of an American Hero – Chris Kyle

John 15:13
Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.

Navy SEALs have fought and died on many battlefields across the globe. I have known a number of SEALs, worked with many, called some shipmate and even earned the recognition of being considered a friend by others.

Archer holding up a carp shot with a bow while bowfishing

Archery—The Ultimate Survival Skill

Given the skyrocketing price of guns and ammunition these days, it’s no wonder people are flocking to the stick and string. That’s right; archery is on the rise. In fact, it has been for years. Archery classes and sales swell with each Olympic medal or anytime archery is featured in a movie. Do Lord of the Rings or Hunger Games ring any bells?

AR-15 Magazine and SKS Clip

Schumer Wants to Ban 100-Round Clips — I Have to Agree…

Before you decide to tar-and-feather and run me out on a rail, please read the entire article…

I just listened to the feel-good press conference about another so-called Assault Weapon Ban. It was sickening to hear the useless babble from the uneducated, uninformed lawmakers in this country until the logic struck me like a lightening bolt and really opened my eyes.

The new LaserLyte® LT-223

The LaserLyte Unveils the LT-223, a Cost-Effective .223 Training Cartridge

With rising prices in .223 ammunition, it can get expensive to practice aim and sight-in your new rifle with live ammunition. That’s where this little beauty comes in. The new LT-223 cartridge loads in the chamber just like a normal .223 cartridge, but only fires a laser beam when struck by the firing pin. Using a the LaserLyte Trainer Target, you can see exactly where your shots place. The LT-223 costs around $139.99, which is comparable to 500 rounds of live ammo, but instead of 500 shots, you get up to 3,000 shots out of the LaserLyte before you have to change the batteries.

Glock 30S Aiming

Glock 30S in .45 ACP — Range Report

Ok, a bit of a disclaimer. Glock unveiled its 30S today, and I was at the front of the line with every intention of putting it through its paces. However, the lovely Boulder City, Nevada treated us to 25-degree temps with 30 mph winds bringing the wind chill down to about 15°F. By the time everything was open and the line was ready to shoot, I was numb with cold and my fingers were burning at the touch. And yes, I would like some cheese with that whine.

Metro Arms SPS Pantera .45 ACP Pistol

SHOT 2013 Preview: Metro Arms SPS Pantera .45

Metro Arms is not a stranger to our gun-owning friends on the other side of the ocean, but is relatively new to the U.S. market. Eagle Imports, the exclusive distributor of the Metro Arms family of products, now carries the SPS Pantera performance pistol. SPS pistols display all the attention to detail, precision metal-to-metal fit, high tolerances and quality craftsmanship one would expect in a custom pistol. About the only thing you wouldn’t expect is the affordable price tag.

Redring Optical Sight

SHOT 2013 Preview: Redring Rail Adapter for Shotguns and ARs

Fans of Redring’s optical shotgun sight will take particular interest in its new Picatinny Rail Adaptor. The Redring Picatinny Rail Adaptor fits on any tactical shotgun or rifle with a Picatinny rail. Made of rugged, anodized aluminum, it quickly mounts on any Picatinny rail platform with just two screws. The adaptor and Redring do not affect the balance of the gun or your visual plane. In fact, the Redring sight allows officers or security professionals to keep both eyes open while performing room-clearing scenarios.